The following clinics and programs are dependent upon volunteer dentists and dental auxiliaries in order to provide much needed dental care to the underserved. The need is great and you and your staff can help in so many different ways.
Donated Dental Services (DDS), a program of Dental Lifeline Network – Contact Katherine McGee, Minnesota Coordinator, 612-767-4257. Provides needed dental care to people with disabilities or who are elderly or medically fragile in your own office. All laboratory work provided free, as well as access to all specialties.
Give Kids A Smile (GKAS), a program held in both private dental offices and in community and volunteer clinics throughout Minnesota in February to provide needed restorative and preventative dental care to children.
Minnesota Mission of Mercy (MnMOM) – Contact Vicki Capistrant 612-767-4265. Over 1,000 volunteers including dentists, hygienists, assistants and therapists are needed. The event is scheduled for September 6-8, 2018, in Minneapolis.
Mission Outpost Dental Clinic/Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Burnsville – Contact Trudy Koepsell 952-898-9318.
Ready Set Smile, Minneapolis – Contact Marla Harris 612-381-6977.
TeamSmile, Minneapolis – Contact Kellie Reneau Jardon 816-809-6220. To sign up to volunteer at the event at Target Field on October 26, 2018, go to http://www.teamsmile.wildapricot.org/event-2919815.